P. C. Lee's Comparative Primate Socioecology (Cambridge Studies in PDF

By P. C. Lee

ISBN-10: 0521004241

ISBN-13: 9780521004244

ISBN-10: 0521593360

ISBN-13: 9780521593366

Comparative reviews became either extra widespread and extra very important as a way for knowing the biology, behaviour and evolution of mammals. Primates have advanced social relationships and various ecologies, and characterize a wide species radiation. This publication attracts jointly a variety of specialists from fields as diversified as reproductive biology and foraging energetics to put fresh box examine right into a artificial viewpoint. The chapters take on debatable matters in primate biology and behavior, together with the function of mind enlargement and infanticide within the evolution of primate behavioural thoughts. The e-book additionally provides an summary of comparative methodologies as utilized to contemporary primate examine in order to offer new ways to comparative learn. it will likely be of specific curiosity to primatologists, behavioural ecologists and people drawn to the evolution of human social behaviour.

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